Round and about
Lac du Der lies in the heart of the Champagne area and is surrounded by major tourist venues. From local towns such as Chavanges, Montier en Der and Wassy, to the towns of Vitry le François and St Dizier, not forgetting the great historic towns of Reims and Troyes, the vineyards of Champagne and the Charles de Gaulle Memorial, explore the region in search of more heritage sites.
Leave the Der area for a day and discover all that a territory firmly rooted in the history of France has to offer.
Visit the towns in the Der area ; they are less than a half-hour drive away. Saint-Dizier is a bustling town with... Read more >
Champagne, famous vineyards
Visiting Lac du Der also means taking advantage of Champagne's vineyards. World famous for its exquisite sparkling drink,... Read more >
Champagne, a history and a heritage
Champagne, its history and its people - ideas for excursions around Lac du Der. The Champagne-Ardenne region lies... Read more >
Metalworking, an industrial 2,500 years old
Metalworking is an integral part of Haute-Marne's history This 2,500-year-old history has produced Dommartin le Franc... Read more >
The river tourism
It was in 1907, after more than 40 years of construction, that a canal brought the waters of the Marne and Saône together.... Read more >